Lecturer

Dr Madison Cartwright

Bachelor of Economics and Social Sciences, Honours (First Class). The University of Sydney. Awarded 2012.

Doctor of Philosophy. The University of Sydney. Awarded 2019.

Arts,Design & Architecture
School of Social Sciences

I am a Lecturer in Politics and International Relations. My research interests include the political economy of intellectual property (notably international copyright law), free trade agreements, historical institutionalism and the intersection of international political economy and security studies. I have taught across of variety of topics, including globalisation, international political economy, security studies, terrorism and crime, and American Politics.

I joined UNSW in August 2021. Prior to that I worked as a Lecturer and Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney, where I was awarded my PhD in 2019. In 2019, I also held postdoctoral fellowship at the Graduate School of International Studies and was an adjunct professor in the Political Science Department at the Université Laval, Canada. Prior to academia I worked as a Policy Advisor and consumer advocate in the not-for-profit sector.  

My research has been published in leading international journals, including Regulation & Governance, Global Policy, The Pacific Review, Business and Politics, Internet Policy Review, Policy Studies, and the International Journal of Public Administration.

Location
Room 132 Morven Brown Building

Georges-Henri-Lévesque Fund, Université Laval ($20,000CAD). 2019.

Shortlisted for the Australian International Political Economy Network (AIPEN) Richard Higgott Journal Article Prize. 2021.

The E-International Relations' Article Award. 2018. 

Research Training Program Stipend Scholarship, Australian Government. 2015-2018.

RN Spann Scholarship, the University of Sydney ($1000). 2015.

Helen Nelson Prize for the Best Thesis in IVth Year Honours Government and International Relations. 2012.

My current research interests examines the intersection of international political economy and security studies - particularly with respect to political power of multinational corporations. I am also working further develop my contributions to historical institutionalism. 

Reviewer for journals:

  • International Security
  • Review of International Political Economy 
  • Business and Politics 
  • Internet Policy Review
  • Third World Quarterly

My Teaching

2022

  • ARTS3850: Security in Asia: Politics Meets Economics
  • ARTS2816: Who Gets What? The Global Politics of Inequality
  • ARTS2852: Qualitative Research for Political and Social Problems
  • ARTS3812: Manias, Panics and Crashes
  • POLS5122: International Political Economy

2023

  • ARTS3850: Security in Asia: Politics Meets Economics
  • ARTS2816: Who Gets What? The Global Politics of Inequality
  • ARTS2852: Qualitative Research for Political and Social Problems
  • ARTS3810: Politics and IR: Theories and Practice
  • POLS5122: International Political Economy